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On Sat, May 16, 2015 at 4:06 AM, Gilles <> wrote:
> On Fri, 15 May 2015 21:56:51 +0000, Thijs Schreijer
> <> wrote:
>>I think you would need a 'fetching' and a 'parsing' element. For fetching you could use Copas [1], which has recently gained async client support for http(s) (luasec required for the 's' part). See this example [2] for fetching multiple pages simultaneously/async.
>>For parsing; depends on the complexity. If it's simple, use lua patterns. Otherwise the proposed lua-gumbo seems a good fit (just read the readme, have no experience with it).
> Thanks for the infos. Are those available as LuaRocks? It's easier to
> install for newbies.
> "lua patterns" = regex?

Not exactly regex, but conceptually similar.

For your edification:

/s/ Adam